State Fair of Texas


Since its establishment in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has celebrated all things Texan by promoting agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. As a non-profit organization, the Fair serves as an advocate for the community through its commitment to preserving Fair Park and continuing to build upon its legacy as a National Historic Landmark. At 24 consecutive days, the State Fair of Texas is the longest-running fair in the nation, as well as one of the largest.

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The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection
Fri - Oct 18

The Kinsey African American Art & History Collection

Commemorating Juneteenth and the emancipation of slaves in Texas on June 19, 1865, the African American Museum, Dallas in Fair Park is announcing plans to present the widely acclaimed exhibition,...

Every Sat through Mar 1
Every Day through Oct 20

African American Museum

State Fair of Texas
Sat - Oct 19

State Fair of Texas

Since its establishment in 1886, the State Fair of Texas has promoted Texas agriculture, education, and community involvement through quality entertainment in a family-friendly environment. As a...

Daily through Oct 20

Fair Park

Experience the State Fair of Texas

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7 Romantic Things to do at the State Fair of Texas

Nothing says romance like a fun day at the fair!

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Fall Festivals in Dallas

Get ready for the best part of the fall season…F E S T I V A L S!

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Live Music at the 2019 State Fair of Texas

Come for the corny dogs, stay for the music.

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First-Timer's Guide to the State Fair of Texas

The ultimate guide for Fair newbies.

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12 Hidden Gems at the State Fair of Texas

Whether you're new to the fair or wanting to enhance your fair outing, the State Fair of Texas has plenty of classic experiences and even more thrilling surprises.

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24 Things To Do in Dallas this October

Fall brings the best out of the city! Lively festivals, new exhibits, musical concerts and experiences galore await you in Dallas.

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